PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – Around these parts, fans are very aware of the large amount of NFL talent the University of Pittsburgh puts out.
Now, Pitt is getting recognized for that on the national level.READ MORE: New Plaza At Hazelwood Green Set To Open With Public Celebration
Mike Huguenin of 24/7 recently rated the top five schools that could field the best 22-player starting lineups using only players drafted from their teams.
The Pitt Panthers come in at No. 4 four, ahead of Texas and behind No. 3 Miami, No. 2 USC and No. 1 Notre Dame.READ MORE: Lane Restrictions, Detour In Effect For The Weekend On I-376 In Moon Township
The Pitt team consists of some elite talent and is littered with Hall of Famers like Dan Marino and Tony Dorsett. All in all, the NFL team made entirely of Pitt players is an impressive one with current All-Pro’s like Larry Fitzgerald and Darrelle Revis on the list.
Huguenin even writes about the Pitt talent calling them a “surprise team” given all the talent that has come out of the Oakland campus.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Dropping Temperatures, Rain Chances